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Our Top 12 Melbourne Cup Sydney Venues 2017

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For Sydney-siders who can’t make it to Flemington Racecourse Melbourne for the event that stops the nation, we’ve put together a list of Our Top 12 Melbourne Cup Sydney Venues 2017 where you and your colleagues or friends can enjoy the live streaming of the event and celebrate in style. So, book a table now before it’s too late and get your fashion hat ready for the Melbourne Cup 2017 celebration in Sydney!

Royal Randwick

If you prefer to see live horse racing yourself but can’t make to Melbourne for the race, then the McGrath Estate Agents Melbourne Cup race day at Royal Randwick is the next best thing where you’ll get to see nine live horse races on top of the Melbourne Cup streaming splayed out on screen across the entire venue. So, if you want to celebrate this amazing event with your family, friends and loved ones, book a ticket here now before it gets booked out!

Captain Cook Cruise

Now, if you are looking for something a little bit fancy and mobile. The Captain Cook Cruise is definitely the one for you. Complete with a premium three-course lunch and a live coverage of the Melbourne Cup, this cruise will surely get the good vibes going from lunch until sunset. To top it off, you might just be one of their lucky winners as they will be handing out door prizes. Don’t forget to put on your most impressive outfit and dress to impress as you might just be announced as their best dressed too. How awesome is that? So, if you’re getting excited just reading these, book your celebration here now!

Watsons Bay Hotel

There are almost limitless things you can do in a hotel. You can go for a gastronomic restaurant-hopping, soak in a glittering bath bomb and maybe indulge in a few exquisitely stunning views here and there. This 7th of November, however, you can add another equally amazing experience to the table at Watsons Bay Hotel – the live screening of the Melbourne Cup. So, why not turn your luncheon into a staycation and take advantage of the live entertainment including two delicious menu options, on-site TAB facilities, and Fashions by the Bay competitions, prizes and giveaways. Honestly, you don’t really need to make a decision at this point. Just go to their website here now!

Flying Fish

Did someone say spectacular harbour views, Melbourne Cup live screening and irresistible seafood delicacies? Then you’re practically spelling out the Flying Fish which was named 2017 Seafood Restaurant of the Year. To top that package, they’ve got three courses waiting for you and bubbles upon arrival! Bubbles! Of course, you can’t forget about the door prizes and fashions on the wharf. It wouldn’t be a Melbourne Cup ala Flying Fish celebration if it didn’t have one. So, book a table with your friends and family here, and enjoy a celebration near the harbour by the gentle breeze and calming waters. It’s like we can almost smell it.

The Newport

Now, if it’s fresh greens and trees you are looking for, you might want to head down to The Newport. Their idyllic gardens and stunning outdoor space will surely blow your mind away as you watch the live screening of the Melbourne Cup 2017. Gracing you with an unforgettable view of the shores of Pittwater, The Newport has prepared a shared banquet topped with a flute of Chandon NV or James Boag Premium upon arrival to complete your luncheon escapade. Book a ticket here to secure your place!

Ivy Pool Club

What do you think would happen if you combine drinks, lunch, the Melbourne Cup 2017 live screening and a quick dip in the pool? If you answered a day of exhilarating possibilities, then book a spot at the Ivy Pool Club here now! If you think that enjoying the race of the year is the best thing that could happen, then you must have forgotten that summer is also here. So, enjoy the live streaming of the Melbourne Cup 2017 while you soak in the warmth of the sun as you enjoy cocktails and canapes with a round of live music to tickle your fancy. How’s that for a memorable Melbourne Cup 2017?


You might be thinking that a three-course meal would be enough to satiate your hunger as you watch the race of the year. However, there is always room for more and Uccello has prepared for that. Decorated with a laid-back homely ambiance, Uccello is a rustic-chic dining that you can feel right at home with your friends, family and loved ones. So while you stay tuned to the Melbourne Cup 2017, indulge the foodie in you with Uccello’s four-course offering and a flute of Veuve Clicquot Rosé Vintage. Book a table here now before they run out!

Manly Wine

How about a wine in hand as you stroll along the beach marvelling at the magnificence of mother nature? At Manly Wine, you have the option to either opt for a delectable four-course meal or an afternoon party upstairs. Enjoy the delight of being with your family and friends as you all watch the nerve-wrecking race of the year that is the Melbourne Cup. Let the Manly Wine take care of the rest. Better yet, let them explain to you what you’ll get out of this deal. Just read through the link here for more details!

The Bucket List

Speaking of beaches, we couldn’t deny you the outstanding splendour of Bondi beach. The Bucket List has prepared a celebration on the 7th of November so you can enjoy two of the things you love the most – beach and racing. So, get your towels ready and book a spot here before they run out. You might want to bring an extra set of attire in case you want to win their best dressed as well. Either way, your champagne upon arrival topped with a three-hour drinks and roving canapés will definitely be aplenty. The only thing you need to do is bring yourself, have fun and don’t forget to put on that sunscreen!

Doltone House

If one venue is enough, then how about a location with three venues. Are you looking for a luxuriously styled old-world charm or maybe a modern contemporary monochromatic setup of black, white and charcoal? Perhaps, you are looking for a breath-taking view of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the city skyline with a stunning waterfront setting? Whichever it may be, Doltone House is there to provide you with a delightful three-course luncheon with flowing Prosecco and premium wines and beers. For more information as to where you can book, here is their link and make sure to act fast!

El Loco Excelsior

Did you know spontaneity is the middle name of El Loco Excelsior. They did call their event a spontaneous fiesta. So, if you’re looking to book a place to watch the live streaming of the Melbourne Cup 2017, but still wanted that good food in the package, then look no further than El Loco. For all you last minute planners, you’ll be glad to know you don’t even have to book. Check it out yourself here.

The Streets of Barangaroo

Imagine food, fashion, entertainment, and racing come together for a blissful celebration filled with fun and excitement. This is the first time that the Streets of Barangaroo will be hosting an event for the Emirates Melbourne Cup Day. So, while you can assume a big screen coverage from Flemington courtesy of Channel Seven and betting facilities for those who would like to try their luck, the restaurants have also prepared well-curated menus and packages to complete your lunch-time feast. On top of that, live entertainment and pop-up eateries and bars have been organised to keep the festival vibe going all throughout lunch. You can get all your information here and more!

We hope you found the perfect spot to celebrate this phenomenal annual race event we call the Melbourne Cup.

Need A Private Charter Bus To Transfer Your Group To Your Venue In Sydney?

To keep you safe and away from the unnecessary stress that day, don’t forget to book your transport in advance. You can carpool with your friends and drive or try booking a taxi before the day if you know that all of you are due for an afternoon session of possibly excessive drinking and enjoyment. If you’re a big group of ten or more, then it’s ideal to book a coach hire. Not only will you have the added convenience, you also get to enjoy its little luxuries as you head on over to celebrate one of the fanciest days in the nation. With Bosfor Travel, you can cruise along the busy streets of Sydney in style and with ease. You no longer have to worry about the designated driver or how everyone is going to fit in that car. We’ve got that covered for you. All you need to do is book now. Your five-star luxury ride complete with an amazing chauffeur is waiting!

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